Re: EIDE more reliable than SCSI?

Markus Gutschke (
21 Nov 1996 13:57:00 +0100

Systemkennung Linux <> writes:
> In theory it's a good thing and one can demonstrate that the performance
> increases significant with larger queues. But if the hostadapter for
> some reason decides to execute first all commands for one target, then for
> another the timing for feeding the CD writer with more data might become
> very problematic.

I might be mistaken, but wasn't there a priority level related to the
SCSI id? Something along the lines that when two devices were
competing for the bus, the one with the lower (higher?) id would win?
Maybe changing the id's will have a noticeable effect.


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